Skip to main content

About your Search

20110901
20110930
STATION
CNNW 6
CNN 5
KQED (PBS) 5
KRCB (PBS) 3
WETA 2
WMPT (PBS) 2
KPIX (CBS) 1
WJZ (CBS) 1
LANGUAGE
English 25
Search Results 0 to 24 of about 25 (some duplicates have been removed)
in the gulf. we'll monitor that for you. bonnie snider is going to talk about that here in a minute. first, life is anything but back to normal for many, many people caught in the path of what was once hurricane and tropical storm irene. it's been five days since irene first made landfall, and flooding is still a big problem, all the way from north carolina up to vermont. president obama, we now know, will tour new jersey's flood region this coming sunday, and i want you to listen here as susan candiotti, she's there and gets her own tour. >> reporter: you're about to start school your senior year in high school coming up in just a week. >> yeah. >> reporter: what's going through your head? >> how am i going to prepare for school? my clothes, everything, stuck at home. i don't know how i'm going to get it. everything is closed to go shopping. the mall is down. i don't know where to go. >> reporter: all you have is a suitcase you were able to run out with? >> like five pants, five shirts, that's it, that's all i have, and school starts in one week. >> wow. >> reporter: is this the first tim
't actually officially formed yet. we want to get a look from cnn meteorologist bonnie snyder. bonnie, what are you seeing? >> reporter: right now we're seeing the beginning of a lot of rain for the southeastern parishes of louisiana and southern mississippi. i'll show you right now what's happening on the radar. you'll see those thunderstorms rolling on in. i wish i could say this would last just. it's likely to develop into a tropical system, maybe even within the next 30 minutes. we're getting reports that possibly for the 8:00 advisory the national hurricane center may upgrade this from just an area of disturbed weather, possibly, to a tropical storm. the next name on the list is lee, incidentally. so here it is on our satisfy per respectively notice the bright reds and oranges and purpose else. that indicates the higher cloud tops. they're pretty widespread across the northern gulf of mexico. wind shear breaking it up but you have to realize the water temperature throughout the regis 88 degrees. so the atmosphere is very ripe for something to happen. when you take a look at the compute
bonnie schneider. bonnie, what are you seeing? >> well, candy, right now we're seeing the beginning for a lot of rain for the southeastern parrishes of louisiana and southern mississippi. i'll show you what's happening on the radar and you see the thunderstorms rolling on in. i wish i could say it will last through tonight and your weekend will be great, but it's not. this area of disturbed weather continues to bring the rain in and strong winds as well, and it's likely to develop into a tropical system and maybe in the next 30 minutes, we're getting reports that possibly for the 8:00 advisory, the national hurricane center may upgrade it from an area of disturbed weather possibly to a tropical storm. the next name on the list is lee, incidentally. here it is on our satellite perspective, notice the bright reds and oranges and purples, that indicates the higher cloud tops which indicates thunderstorms. a lot of it is hitting the alabama and mississippi coast right now. wind shear breaking it up, but you have to realize the water temperature throughout much of this region is about 88
of bonnie waleed in northwest libba. they are not encounters any resistance but they're trying to persuade tribal elders loyal to ghadafi to give up without a fight. there is some speculation the deposed dictator may be in hiding in the area. >>> no matter what happens with ghadafi, libyans are already celebrating the end of his dictatorship and the beginning of the post-ghadafi era. barry peterson reports from tripoli. >> reporter: by the thousands last night, they came to tripoli, central square. celebrating the end of ghadafi's tyranny never seems to get old. and libyans can now play on the fancy beaches, once reserved for ghadafi's elite. the filth that was ghadafi he says has been washed away. but a fight looms as rebels surround cities still loyal to ghadafi. the rebels are trying to talk their way in. offering reassurances if the cities will surrender. >> don't you worry. just give up your guns. and you are safe. not just come and attack them and kill them. this is the ghadafi way of doing things. >> reporter: high on the rebel's agenda, getting libyan's oil industry working again.
. in bonnie walid, where loyalists still have power, revolutionist fighters are preparing a full-scale attacks. they have been telling residents they have two days to leave. hundreds are getting out now. many are leaving toward tripoli. that's where throngs of libyans are gathering in martyr square. they're raising flags, celebrating their newfound freedom. ritta nissan, cbs news. >> after fighting, one of the biggest concerns is making sure the weapons gadhafi left behind don't fall into the wrong hands. >>> a brazen attack in afghanistan is finally over. [ gunshots ] more than two dozen people are dead after the 20-hour shootout between insurgents and afghan police. in all, 20 were killed, including five police officers and 11 civilians. no nato or u.s. embassy employees were hurt. >>> tonight, more information about a group of people who banded together to do what seemed impossible. kai is live with more on the good samaritans who risked their lives to save a motorist who was at risk. >> the motorists didn't know each other, but they each knew what they had to do. they came together to lift
on a place, carol, called bonnie walid. that's one of the last bastions of support. the rebels are saying you got to surrender or they're going in. there are indications, carol, that suggest the rebels may go in sooner than the saturday date. >>> we'll see. egypt, the former president hosni mubarak. is he still being brought in on a stretcher in. >> he was wheeled in on a stretcher. the trial is happening. what happened a few moments ago, there were major clashes outside the courtroom between families of victims of the uprising back in february and they were throwing stones and they were trying to basically storm the police academy where this trial is being held and then they were pushed back by police with batons. it's a scene outside. you can see there that this is what it looks like right now. but hosni mubarak is facing the death penalty and charged with ordering killings of protesters during the uprising. >> let's talk about the american amman do knox. her appeal in italy resumes today. what do you expect to happen? >> everyone is kind of on their edge of their seats because what happene
like bonnie riddick of lodi, new jersey returned to their homes to find a daunting clean-up ahead of them. >> this is my second flood in five years. i'm getting the hell out of here. so, my whole apartment i can't get back in for like a month, two months, until we gut all the walls, do all the electrical work again. so annoying. >> brown: power outages and flooding also meant that summer vacation will last a few days longer for schools across new england. a number of districts delayed the start of the new school year, which had been set for this week. >> we've got to ensure that we can get them here safely, that we have food products that haven't been perished or compromised by having no power in the school, and that we can get our staff in as well. >> brown: in all, some two million homes and businesses are still in the dark, from new england on down to north carolina. and, as the states continued to tally the damage from irene, president obama declared major disasters in new york and north carolina. he also planned to visit paterson, new jersey on sunday, to view the damage ther
that you physically endanger another person's life. i mean, you don't have to be bonnie and clyde to be a bank robber, and you don't have to be al qaeda to be a terrorist. >> i don't think these people are terrorists. i think the people and the agencies and the industry that they're fighting are the true terrorists. when you've got big timber companies coming into the northwest, clear-cutting old- growth forest; big oil companies with their big oil spills that cost billions and billions and billions of dollars-- you don't see the fbi raiding these executives' homes or anything like that. they aren't being threatened with life in prison. all they really do is just pay a fine and move on to the next court. >> the old adage that, you know, one man's terrorist is another man's freedom fighter is true. you know, if you agree with their motives, "wow, they're a hero. they're not a terrorist at all." if you disagree with their motives, then they're a terrorist. that's tough, okay? that's why its a whole lot cleaner to deal with crimes. crimes, non-crimes. okay, im good with that. i can d
town, as well as bonny walid, which has a tribe that has been traditionally quite pro qaddafi. there are people inside these places who may feel that they have no choice. they're a bit desperado. they worry if they do give up they may be executed and they really have nothing to lose by continuing to fight. >> reporter: tara, you had a very interesting piece in the "washington post" this morning talking about the fact that libyans, ordinary libyans are growing impatient with their leadership. what did you mean? explain that a little more. >> well, ordinary libyans are not hearing very much about the process of nation building that's going on right now. and part of the reason for this is because there is some chaos within that process. libya is basically a country that was left without any institutions, unlike egypt and tunisia. libya has no real army to speak of. libya has no parliamentary body. many of its institutions are just in complete disarray. and so libyans are waiting for these institutions to start up again, and in order for that to happen, there has to be some sort o
for the gridlock, carol? >> some of them do. how can president obama end the partisan bickering? this from bonnie? he could stop behaving like a child. this from christina. bipartisan ship is a farce. unfortunately the president keeps giving in to the gop, and has gone way beyond extending the hand of bipartisanship, and they have been aiming for the jugular since the beginning. this is from courtney, obama should dissolve the senate and the house and declare himself the emperor like the emperor in "star wars." >> we like our democracy. we don't want an emperor. thank you, carol. >> sure. >> you told us what you wanted to see. your choose the news story just moments away. [ tires squeal ] an accident doesn't have to slow you down. with better car replacement, available only from liberty mutual insurance, if your car's totaled, we give you the money to buy a car that's one model-year newer with 15,000 fewer miles on it. there's no other auto insurance product like it. better car replacement, available only from liberty mutual. it's a better policy that gets you a better car. call... or visit one o
for the city. >> let's go straight to bonnie schneider. explain what we are seeing. >> right now what we are watch suggest say lot of heavy rains sweeping across the area as well as coastal sections of alabama. the rain is the beginning. we are watching for strong wind as well. even though it hasn't formed to a system, it's an area of disturbed weather we are watching closely. let's take a look at it on the satellite. as you forward from the mayor, it's a slow mover. the national hurricane center has not named the storm. they were looking for the closed circulation. if they find that and the tropical storm force wins of 39 miles per hour or greater, it will be tropical storm lee. that may occur tonight. we not only have the threat for strong wind and flooding, but the computer models have been all over the place and looping back into the gulf and back onshore again it has to do with the steering. they are so light, there is no influence to push the storm. it is so beneficial if they were pushing towards texas, but the consensus seems more of a northward flow. the biggest threat is the sl
Search Results 0 to 24 of about 25 (some duplicates have been removed)